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Ceylon leadwort

Plumbago zeylanica

Notes:

This plant is found to be ,though it was found on a road side and initially i thought it is a wild flower, containing a great medicinal value as i found out , the roots and leaves are used in many traditional medications such as digestive issues and skin diseases . There is a reference link if you are interested in finding out more !



1 species ID suggestions

Ceylon leadwort / White plumbago
Plumbago zeylanica

9 Comments

Thanx Adi !

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 5 years ago

Nice spotting Sau :) Well done :)

akshaya
akshaya 5 years ago

ohh did great shot with compact cam!! Saumya keep moving

Thanx cha ! :)

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 5 years ago

nice flower dr.....

Thank you akshaya ! It is a Panasonic (LUMIX TZ 20 ) a small compact camera !

akshaya
akshaya 5 years ago

nice spotting,may i know which camera are you using?

THank you for the ID Dilan ! :)

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 5 years ago

Beautiful shot Saumya!!

Kandy CP, Sri Lanka

Lat: 7.28, Long: 80.72

Spotted on Nov 17, 2013
Submitted on Nov 17, 2013

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